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Jodie Sweetin and ex’s custody agreement includes drug testing
The couple's custody agreement also specifies that daughter Beatrix "shall only be driven by a sober driver."
34 points by New York Post | Jodie Sweetin Marriage Full House Methamphetamine Divorce Heroin Drug addiction American child actors
Police try to nab meth by saying they will test it for Zika virus
A Michigan police department is trying to nab illegal drugs by appealing to meth users worried about their health.
75 points by Daily News | Clandestine chemistry MDMA Crime Heroin Illegal drug trade United States Rolling meth lab Methamphetamine
The Latest: Florida officers kill man in exchange of gunfire
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) - The Latest on a Florida fugitive who died after exchanging gunfire with detectives (all times local): 1:25 p.m. A Florida sheriff says a 32-year-old fugitive is dead following an exchange of gunfire with detectives. Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd says Francis Perry died at a hospital ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Police Warrant Sheriff Methamphetamine Constable Coroner Law enforcement titles Bailiff
Man pleads guilty in Grayslake hotel meth lab case
A man arrested after police found a small methamphetamine lab, drugs and two pit bulls inside a Grayslake hotel room in March has been sentenced to probation and periodic imprisonment under a plea deal approved Wednesday. Martin Bloomberg, 40, pleaded guilty Wednesday in Lake County Circuit Court...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | Criminal law Methamphetamine Hotel Hotels Plea Heroin Arraignment Motel
Montana officials alarmed as they fight surge in meth use
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Methamphetamines continue to make an alarming surge in Montana, as law enforcement, health officials and communities struggle to address the problem.
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | Opioid Morphine Heroin Drug addiction Opium Methamphetamine Hydrocodone Buprenorphine
Orlando cop resigns after mistaking doughnut glaze for meth
An Orlando Police officer who arrested a man after mistaking doughnut glaze for methamphetamine has been reprimanded.
1723 points by Daily News | Cocaine Orlando Sentinel Methamphetamine Orlando Florida Drug injection Drug addiction Tribune Company Heroin
Feds: Someone tried to do some high-end meth smuggling
The feds seized 20 pounds of methamphetamine hidden just above the fuel tank of a Mercedes-Benz at the Presidio border crossing.
16 points by The Houston Chronicle | Smuggling U.S. Customs and Border Protection Methamphetamine Border Supermarket Border control Heroin Illegal drug trade
Happy haul: Dutch police seize ingredients enough to make 1 bn ecstasy pills
Dutch police have seized materials that could make as many as 1 billion ecstasy pills in a stolen truck near the Belgian border on Thursday. Three men were arrested at the scene. Read Full Article at
57 points by Russia Today | Illegal drug trade Controlled Substances Act Methamphetamine Netherlands Recreational drug use Morphine Drug Drug addiction
'Speeding' car: 50 pounds of meth found in hybrid's gas tank
Ben HooperFeb. 7 (UPI) -- Border Patrol agents in California announced the discovery of nearly 50 pounds of meth in an unusual hiding spot -- the gas tank of a hybrid car.
54 points by UPI | U.S. Customs and Border Protection Ford Fusion Hybrid Toyota Prius Hybrid electric vehicle United Press International Ford Motor Company Methamphetamine Ford Fusion
Three busted after 133 cats found in La. home used as meth lab
A Louisiana woman and her two sons were arrested after 133 cats were found in a home used as a meth lab.
1892 points by Daily News | Methamphetamine
7 arrested during drug investigation in Washington County
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Drug Task Force says seven people have been arrested after several months of investigation in Washington County. The charges are sale of heroin, sale of cocaine, and user in possession of a firearm. The arrests were made between Jan. 30 and Feb. 3. The ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | Vermont United States Washington County Vermont Montpelier Vermont Drug addiction Police Drug injection Methamphetamine
Cannibalistic murderer who tried to dissolve body of cop in acid dies in prison
A banker who was jailed for killing a police officer and trying to dissolve his dismembered body in acid – in a bid to re-enact a plotline from the US TV drama ‘Breaking Bad’ – has died in prison. Read Full Article at
50 points by Russia Today | Jury Metropolitan Police Service Heroin Methamphetamine Death Trial Prison Morgan Stanley
Priest accused of stashing kiddie porn, drugs in church residence
A Long Island priest was busted for hoarding child pornography and drugs in his parish residence, police said. Cops found five lewd videos of children on Christopher King’s computer while conducting a search warrant at St. James Episcopal Church of Long Beach at around 6 p.m. on Friday, officials said. The kiddie porn shows kids...
71 points by New York Post | Child pornography Pornography Bishop Anglicanism Methamphetamine
Cops bust Long Island priest for child porn, drugs
Cops cuffed a Long Island priest caught with child pornography and drugs including meth in his parish home, officials said.
1517 points by Daily News | Nassau County New York Methamphetamine Child pornography New York Bishop Amphetamine Ephedrine Vicar
Deadly synthetic opioid 'pink' prompts central Iowa warnings
AMES, Iowa (AP) - The increasing presence of a deadly synthetic opioid called "pink" or "U4" has prompted warnings from Iowa authorities. Ames police spokesman Geoff Huff told The Des Moines Register ( ) that the drug, also called "pinky," has been identified in a handful of Ames cases since ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | Des Moines Iowa Drug addiction Heroin Opioid Iowa The Des Moines Register Drug injection Methamphetamine
Man convicted of murder in 1969 found guilty in meth case
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - A man who was convicted of murder in 1969 and went on to work as a legal assistant with the regional public defender's office in Billings has been found guilty of drug charges. The Billings Gazette reports ( ) a federal jury Thursday convicted Gary Lee ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | Methamphetamine Criminal law Lawyer Billings Montana Billings Gazette Amphetamine Heroin
Cops mistake baking soda for cocaine, jail couple for 2 months
Police used a portable drug test — a $2 kit that is known for its high frequency of false positives — on the substance.
22719 points by Daily News | Krispy Kreme Methamphetamine Heroin Cocaine Semi-trailer truck Tests Controlled Substances Act Clandestine chemistry
Chesco DA: Fugitive ran illicit 'full-service pharmacy'
A Coatesville man was at large Friday after police seized drugs, inlcuding cocaine and heroin; firearms, and money from his home, officials said.
-2 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | Heroin Drug injection Illegal drug trade Methamphetamine Drug addiction MDMA Cocaine Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs
Crime technician charged after suspected heroin is seized
BALTIMORE (AP) - Baltimore police say a department crime technician and her boyfriend have been arrested after handguns and suspected heroin were found in their home and rented car. The department said in a news release that police raided the home of 37-year-old Timika Jones and 39-year-old Clarence Jones Jr. ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | Drug addiction Firearm Crime Illegal drug trade Methamphetamine Handgun Washington D.C. The Washington Times
Fowlerville man's meth 'not a Breaking Bad situation,' attorney says
Patrick Hoisington will spend 6 years to 30 years in prison for operating/maintaining a meth lab and delivery of meth.        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Methamphetamine Livingston County Michigan Pseudoephedrine Ephedrine Breaking Bad AMC Clandestine chemistry Amphetamine
DA's office releases list of cases affected by Pct. 4 evidence destruction
The Harris County District Attorney's Office released a list of Precinct 4 criminal cases in which evidence had been improperly destroyed.
90 points by The Houston Chronicle | Sentence Crime Methamphetamine Criminal law Sentence Cannabis Dustin Thomason
British lord's daughter killed
The daughter of a runaway British lord has become one of the highest profile victims of the Philippines' war on drugs.
7273 points by CNN | Heroin Illegal drug trade Davao City MDMA Clandestine chemistry Methamphetamine Philippines Manila
Bullets trump rehab as Asia quickens "failing" war on drugs
The Philippines has launched a bloody "war on drugs" that has killed at least 2,400 people in just two months, while neighbouring Indonesia has declared a "narcotics emergency" and resumed executing drug convicts after a long hiatus.
3 points by | Methamphetamine Drug addiction Heroin Southeast Asia Prohibition Addiction Caffeine Barack Obama
Dozen drug dealers nabbed in Queens, ending year-long probe
A dozen drug peddlers that operated out of a Queens housing project were arrested by police — ending a year-long investigation.
935 points by Daily News | Illegal drug trade Drug addiction Crime Cocaine Methamphetamine Undercover Law enforcement terminology Gang
Bullets trump rehab as Asia quickens 'failing' war on drugs
BANGKOK/YANGON (Reuters) - The Philippines has launched a bloody "war on drugs" that has killed at least 2,400 people in just two months, while neighboring Indonesia has declared a "narcotics emergency" and resumed executing drug convicts after a long hiatus.
1617 points by Reuters | Methamphetamine Drug addiction Heroin Southeast Asia Prohibition Addiction Caffeine Burma